It was a great night to be a Red Devil graduate — With a class of 706 seniors, Hinsdale Central turned out another wave of graduates May 19. on With 12 perfect ACTs, one-third of the class scoring 30 or higher on the ACT and $26.5 million dollars in scholarship money awarded, the class of 2016 students seems poised to succeed. (Jim Slonoff photo)
Survey says: Cost of new HMS was too high
Community Consolidated Elementary District 181 board member Marty Turek wasted no time in summarizing data collected from a phone survey and an online survey about the Hinsdale Middle School referendum that failed in March.
“Doesn’t this just boil down to it’s too expensive, people don’t like the auditorium, the track and the turf and they want to spread out the payments?” Turek asked at Monday night’s board meeting.
While more discussion about both surveys needs to take place, Superintendent Don White affirmed Turek’s conclusion. ... read more